Limiting amount of login on cisco router

Unanswered Question
Oct 4th, 2007
User Badges:

Anybody has a clue of command I can issue to limit the amount of logins on a cisco router with IOS 12.2 .Am trying to limit lets say if a user is login into the router it will limit that user from openning up another session concurrent.I saw doing it via using a timeout but not want I want.Any help

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Overall Rating: 0 (0 ratings)
Kevin Dorrell Thu, 10/04/2007 - 13:57
User Badges:
  • Green, 3000 points or more

For a particular user, username user max-links n.

For an overall limit, the router will limit when you run out of vty slot, usually 15, but on some versions 5.

Kevin Dorrell


paul.matthews Fri, 10/05/2007 - 01:04
User Badges:
  • Silver, 250 points or more

I suspect that if you want to allow three people to login concurrently, but each only once, you will need to investigate something ike Radius and Ciscosecure ACS to handle that.



This Discussion